2021 Solo Piping Competition

Solo Piping CompetitionsThis event is sanctioned by the Eastern United States Pipe Band Association (EUSPBA). All competitors in sanctioned events must be a member in good standing of the EUSPBA or other recognized piping association. All EUSPBA rules and regulations apply. Visit www.euspba.org for rules, regulations, or membership forms.

Events Range from Novice Practice Chanter, through to Grade 5 Piping. Generally, Grades 5, 4, and 3 will be in the morning with Grades 2 & 1 in the afternoon. All competitors (except Novice Practice Chanter) must compete in appropriate highland attire. Order of play will be determined by the reverse order in which entries are received. The first entry received will be the last to play.

Entries must be received by August 29, 2021. Competitors will pay an Competition Entry fee per event as provided in the list of events. A Festival Entry Ticket is included for each registered competitor. Additional Tickets for public attendance to the festival can be purchased from this link.

In addition, an Over 50 competition has been added to this year's contest. You must be age 50 or older as of 9/11/2021. You may compete in both the Over 50 contest and your assigned grade contest.

  • Grade 1: Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel, 6/8 March, Hornpipe/Jig
  • Grade 2: Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel, 6/8 March, Hornpipe/Jig
  • Grade 3: Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel, 6/8 March, Jig
  • Grade 4 Senior: Full Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel, 6/8 March, Slow March
  • Grade 4 Junior: Full Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel, 6/8 March, Slow March
  • Grade 5: Piobaireachd Ground, March
  • Novice: March on Practice Chanter
  • Over 50: Piobaireachd, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel

Register online using the link below:

2021 Covenanter Solo Piping - Online Entry Form